1. An example of a hun is a destructive soldier.
2. An example of hun is what a man may call his wife.
Other Word Forms
Origin of hun
- From Late Latin Hunnī the Huns from Turki Hunyü
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Late Latin Hunnus, apparently ultimately from Turkic Hun-yü, the name of a tribe (they were known in China as (Hsiungnu)).